homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.167.179.48
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member
Home / Forums Index / Microsoft / Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10)
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: bill

Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10) Forum

    
How to stop my keyboard switching layout
keyboard switching languages
mcavill

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 458 posted 1:14 pm on Jun 1, 2006 (gmt 0)

I work on an UK Spec IBM T43 and a few times a day the keyboard will (seemly randomly) switch over to English (United States) layout putting the @ sign where double quote should be etc - it's not a major hassle I can switch it back to English (United Kingdon) with the language bar, but what causes it, and is there a way of just setting in permanently to the layout I want?

 

bill

WebmasterWorld Administrator bill us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 458 posted 1:20 am on Jun 2, 2006 (gmt 0)

I use the Language Toolbar to switch between English, Japanese and Chinese input, but I've never had the input switch on me as you describe. Would it be an option to simply remove the US keyboard layout from the Text Services and Input Languages dialog?

mcavill

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 458 posted 3:27 pm on Jun 2, 2006 (gmt 0)

Thanks Bill, I forgot about that. I think I've found the cause of my problem, I had a shortcut set up to switch languages (Alt + Shift) I guess I must have been accidently hitting that...

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Microsoft / Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10)
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved